No weapons. No weapons useable within 45 minutes, 45 hours, or 45 days. No weapons at all.
It was a barefaced lie. We invaded a sovereign nation and murdered several thousand of its people on the basis of a lie. That is what we stand for. What we have taught third-world tyrants is that we will use any pretext to attack them if we don't like them. They might just as well be hanged for sheep as lambs, they will be thinking. They'd better nuke up straight away.
Meanwhile, terror stalks the streets of Baghdad and children still die in the dust of Gaza and Hebron.